Prospect Hill Tower. Somerville, Mass.
Site of Citadel. Strongest Work in Besieging Line of Boston 1775 - 76. On this Eminence Jan. 1, 1776, The Flag of the United Colonies first waved defiance to a foe.
Published by American News Co. (American, 1864–1969)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photo-chromolithograph with retouching on card stock.
Not On View
Back: undivided. Used.
6835 Published by G.O.W. Servis, Somerville, Mass.
Canceled. Sent 08-21-1906 from Boston, MA to Nashua, NH.
Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder